The Canadian Children's Book Centre (CCBC) is a national, not-for-profit organization dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing, illustrating and publishing of Canadian books for young readers.

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Marianne Dubuc and Susin Nielsen honoured with Ruth & Sylvia Schwartz Children’s Book Awards

The 2016 winners of the Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Children’s Book Awards were announced today at Toronto’s Scarborough Village Alternative Public School. The winners were selected by two juries of...

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15 Books to Read for Pride Month

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Canada’s first-ever Pride Month launched on June 1, 2016 and will culminate with the much anticipated annual Pride Parade on July 3 in Toronto, Ontario. In celebration, our...

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Call for Applications: TD Canadian Children’s Book Week 2017

The Canadian Children’s Book Centre is looking for authors and/or illustrators with new children’s books being released in the period from Spring 2016 to Spring 2017 who are interested in...

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Help Us Win $10,000!

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The Great Canadian Giving Challenge is back! For every dollar donated to the Canadian Children’s Book Centre during the month of June, we gain the chance to win $10,000...

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Canadian Children’s Book Authors to Welcome Syrian Refugees in Guelph

A group of Canadian authors will be on hand to welcome new Syrian refugee families and their children to Guelph this fall. The event will take place at Westwood Public...

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Winner of 2016 Forest of Reading® Golden Oak Award™ announced

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Residential Schools: With the Words and Images of Survivors by Larry Loyie, coauthored by Wayne K. Spear and Constance Brissenden, has won the 2016 Forest of Reading Golden Oak Award.

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